"to make sure I wasn't ravishing her daughter on the Chesterfield"
Chesterfield sofa
Creative Commons AttributionChesterfield sofa - Credit: John Steven Fernandez from Toronto, Canada

The grand name 'Chesterfield' refers in actual fact to the humble sofa, which is sometimes referred to by its trademarked name. The Davenport is another.

The English Chesterfield, as demonstrated by this abandoned couch, is a leather sofa, with deep buttons embedded upon it and with arms and back at the same height.